A CAR fire in Winsford is being investigated, with police officers believing it to be arson.

Firefighters were called to Kingsley Walk at 9.56pm last night, Thursday, to reports of a fire involving a vehicle.

On arrival, the crew from Winsford found a hatchback car alight.

Firefighters extinguished the fire with a hose reel jet and were in attendance for around 50 minutes.

The fire is believed to have been started deliberately.

Anyone with information about the fire should call Cheshire Constabulary on 101, quoting IML 493228.

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or via Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.